Hernia: Diagnosis and management of hernia
Not currently planned to be recommissioned.
Status Discontinued
Developed As CG

Provisional Schedule

Scoping workshop: 10 June 2015
Consultation on draft scope with stakeholders: 03 - 31 July 2015
Consultation on draft guideline with stakeholders: TBC
Publication date: TBC

Project Team

Centre for clinical practice lead: Sarah Willett
Communications manager: Elizabeth Adelanwa
Guidelines commissioning manager:

Louise Shires

Guidelines coordinator: Joy Carvill
Guidelines Development Group: The Guideline Development Group (GDG) oversees the development process.
Patient involvement lead: Erin Whittingham


Key events during the development of the guidance:

Date Update
21 February 2018 Discontinued. Not currently planned to be recommissioned.
16 June 2015 Following a recent review of current guideline commissioning priorities, NICE has deferred the development of the Hernia clinical guideline in order to prioritise another topic for guideline development.
14 April 2015

Recruitment for guideline committee members is open until 28 April.

30 March 2015

Recruitment for the committee chair and one member closed on 5pm 30 March 2015.

04 March 2015

The National Collaborating Centre/Internal Development team is currently looking to recruit a chair and one member for the hernia guideline committee. Please see our join a committee page for more information.

03 March 2015

The referral was received from the Department of Health as part of the Institute's work programme.

For further information on the guideline development process, please read how we develop NICE guidelines